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    University of North Georgia
   
 
  Dec 15, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog

Gerontology Minor


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The Gerontology Minor is designed to enable students at the undergraduate and graduate level to obtain a minor in 2-3 semesters of course work. Students will complete a total of fifteen (15) semester hours of graduate level or upper level undergraduate courses to meet the requirements of the minor. The Gerontology minor can be completed as a fully on-line program, a fully on ground program, or a combination of the two. Students will complete a total of fifteen (15) semester hours of graduate level or upper level undergraduate courses to meet the requirements of the certificate program. The Gerontology Certificate can be completed as a fully online program, a fully on ground program, or a combination of the two. Three (3) of the hours must come from introduction to aging classes. Nine (9) hours must come from Gerontology electives. Additionally, students select three (3) hours from the following capstone offerings: a supervised Practicum Experience (GERO 3581); a Research Experience (GERO 3681) with a faculty member working in any area of Gerontology; or a Service Learning experience (HSDA 4201) in a Gerontology setting. A faculty member in the Gerontology program must approve the practicum, research, or service learning experience.

Minor Requirements


Required Courses - 15 hours


 All courses must be completed with a grade of C or higher.

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